29th Meeting of the European Society of Thoracic Surgeons
20 - 22 June 2021 - Virtual Meeting - CET Time Zone

Prize and Awards


ESTS – Brompton Prize – 2000 EUR
The Brompton Prize is offered for the best thoracic presentation by an ESTS member, first author, at the Brompton Session and comes courtesy of the Trustees of the fund initiated by Professor Peter Goldstraw. It is an annual prize instituted at the 8th European Conference on General Thoracic Surgery held in London November 2000.

Winner: Ilhan Inci, Zurich University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
# 93 EXTRACORPOREAL LUNG SUPPORT AS A BRIDGE TO FIRST TIME PULMONARY RETRANSPLANTATION: PROGNOSTIC FACTORS FOR SURVIVAL IN A MULTICENTER COHORT ANALYSIS


ESTS –Young Investigator Award –2000 EUR
To stimulate research, ESTS has instituted a prize for the best presentation on topics of clinical or experimental research in the field of thoracic surgery by an ESTS member below the age of 35.

Winner: Aina Pons, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, UK
# 323 NATIONAL EVALUATION OF RISK FACTORS FOR UNPLANNED READMISSION AFTER LUNG RESECTION


ESTS - American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS) Foundation Excellence Award - 2000 EUR
The Prize is offered for the best presentation in session Pulmonary Neoplastic

Winner: Alexandra Potter, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, United States
# 186 THE RISE OF MINIMALLY INVASIVE LOBECTOMY IN THE UNITED STATES